Space Fan News #95: Meteor Over Russia; 2012 DA14 Flies By; New System to Vaporize Asteroids

Meteors and asteroids galore! Today was a real wakeup call. So, let's WAKE UP! Shall we? Russian Meteor and 2014 DA14: http://www.universetoday.com/99982/meteor-blasts-rock-russia/ http://www.universetoday.com/100003/russian-meteor-not-related-to-

Published on 16th Feb, 2013

Meteors and asteroids galore! Today was a real wakeup call. So, let's WAKE UP! Shall we? Russian Meteor and 2014 DA14: http://www.universetoday.com/99982/meteor-blasts-rock-russia/ http://www.universetoday.com/100003/russian-meteor-not-related-to-asteroid-flyby-nasa-confirms/ http://www.nasa.gov/topics/solarsystem/features/asteroidflyby.html http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/videogallery/index.html?media_id=159837431 http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2013/feb/15/meteorite-explodes-over-russian-urals-live-updates http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/meteorite-injures-more-than-900-in-russian-city/2013/02/15/ff67c624-7770-11e2-aa12-e6cf1d31106b_story.html http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/16/world/europe/meteorite-fragments-are-said-to-rain-down-on-siberia.html?partner=rss&emc=rss&_r=1& http://www.alicesastroinfo.com/2013/02/russian-meteor-update/ http://scienceblogs.com/startswithabang/2009/10/28/q-a-how-could-a-meteor-explode/ http://www.planetary.org/blogs/guest-blogs/2013/20130215-what-we-know-about-the-russian-meteor.html http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?release=2012-138 System to vaporize asteroids: http://www.ia.ucsb.edu/pa/display.aspx?pkey=2943 B612 Foundation: http://b612foundation.org/ If you want weekly space and astronomy news updates, please subscribe to the DeepAstronomy channel. New episodes are uploaded every Friday night. Follow me on Google+ http://gplus.to/DeepAstronomy http://gplus.to/TonyDarnell Twitter: @DeepAstronomy We also have a great Google+ Community, come share your thoughts and join the discussion! https://plus.google.com/communities/109849939648748938781 Don't forget Facebook, there's a whole page dedicated to Space Fans: http://facebook.com/SpaceFan